The definition of tractable is someone or something easy to manage, control or handle.(adjective)
An example of tractable is the Windows operating system.
See tractable in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L tractabilis < tractare, to drag, haul, freq. of trahere, to draw
See tractable in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Latin tractābilis
Origin: , from tractāre, to manage
Origin: , frequentative of trahere, to draw.
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